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If you’re looking to add a bit of flair to your New Nintendo 3DS XL, this news might be right up your alley: two brand new Pikachu-themed accessories are now up for pre-order.

The first of the two is an officially-licensed HORI New 3DS XL protector made from hard plastic and sporting a special, metallic gold design of the Pokémon mascot himself.


This protector case is pre-orderable on Amazon now, priced at $19.99 with free shipping with an Amazon Prime membership.

The second item is a HORI Pikachu hard pouch, able to hold any New 3DS XL, 3DS XL, 3DS, DSi or DSi XL system, as well as up to six 3DS or DS game cartridges.


Additionally, this pouch includes a carrying strap and an elastic strap to hold consoles in place.

The HORI Pikachu Hard Pouch is also available to pre-order on Amazon today, retailing at $14.99 with the option of free Amazon Prime shipping.

Both items are set to be released on September 30th, 2016.

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Written by Daniel Dell-Cornejo

Daniel is an editor at Nintendo Wire. Always with his head in the clouds, he is never apart from his creative thoughts – a blessing for an aspiring fiction writer. As a journalist and lifelong gamer, he aims to provide readers with the very best in Nintendo coverage.